Silos Maintenance Facility

Silos Maintenance Facility The Silos Maintenance Facility (SMF) will support the retrieval of historical nuclear waste from Sellafield’s legacy plants. Cavendish Nuclear is responsible for the design, construction, installation, setting to work, inactive commissioning and operator training for SMF. Our collaborative approach to forming effective integrated teams, comprising multi-disciplines, drawn from different companies (client and…

Dounreay Site Decommissioning

Dounreay Site Decommissioning Dounreay Site Restoration Limited (DSRL) is responsible for the clean-up and demolition of the UK’s former centre of fast reactor research and development. DSRL is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Cavendish Dounreay Partnership Ltd (CDP). Dounreay is a site of around 35 construction, demolition and waste management projects, all designed to leave…

Pioneering development work on next generation non-destructive assay techniques and technologies

As a physicist working for Cavendish Nuclear, Lizzie Waterhouse has been driving pioneering development work to establish the next generation of non-destructive assay techniques and technologies with the aim of making nuclear reprocessing and decommissioning activities safer, faster and lower cost. Lizzie has been instrumental in leading the transfer of a novel type of fast…